The challenge to the WARF/Jamie Thomson patents/IP on human embryonic stem cells (hESC) is at an end. The US Supreme Court declined to hear the case.
Earlier, the USPTO had turned down the challenge leading to a winding road in the courts.
What do you all think of this stem cell IP challenge and the outcome?
For two great stories with helpful background on this development see here and here by David Jensen and Bradley Fikes, respectively. Scripps stem cell researcher Jeanne Loring was a driving force in the challenge.